Emergency Department Technician (EDT-II)

  • MaineHealth
  • Farmington, ME, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • The Emergency Department Technician (EDT-II) functions as an assistant to the Emergency Department Medical Providers and the ED Registered Nurse (RN) in the completion of specific patient care tasks involving neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: High school diploma or equivalent preferred; plus one of the following:
      • Successful completion of an accredited Certified Nurse’s Aide (CNA) program, or
      • Successful completion of a National Registry approved Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course (basic or Intermediate/Advanced level), or
      • Successful completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program, and completed 160 hours clinical experience acquired through an externship or working as a medical assistant.
    • License/Certifications: Team member must complete and maintain health care provider CPR certification (BCLS). Training or certification in phlebotomy and performing EKGs is highly desirable.
    • Experience: Computer experience is required with proficiency in data entry.
Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.